Bentley Acquires CADscript and MAPscript From Corporate Montage; New Products Increase Depth of Bentley's Publishing and Plotting Offerings
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Bentley Acquires CADscript and MAPscript From Corporate Montage; New Products Increase Depth of Bentley's Publishing and Plotting Offerings

PRAGUE, Czech Republic—(BUSINESS WIRE)—June 12, 2006— At this inaugural BE Conference in Europe, Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that it has acquired the map publishing and finishing products, including CADscript and MAPscript, from Corporate Montage Pty. Ltd. of Perth, Australia.

Commenting on the acquisition, Styli Camateros, vice president, Bentley Geospatial, said, "Most maps and infrastructure designs are printed at some point, and the ability to produce high-quality printed output is vital. With CADscript and MAPscript, our users will be unconstrained and can express their work through visually creative and often stunning electronic or printed representations."

Added Fred Holthaus, assistant cartography manager at the Kansas Department of Transportation (DOT), "The presentation capabilities in CADscript have enabled us to greatly enhance the appearance of our project deliverables. We are elated with the news that these products will be integrated into the Bentley portfolio."

Among the many users of CADscript and MAPscript around the world are the national survey organizations of Great Britain, Australia, and Hong Kong; the land information departments of Western Australia, Queensland, Victoria, New Zealand, and Hong Kong; and the Connecticut DOT, Kansas DOT, Pennsylvania DOT, and Louisiana Department of Transportation & Development. CADscript is also used by municipalities, forestry authorities, mapping organizations, mineral extraction companies, oil companies, military mapping organizations, surveying companies, and engineering companies.

The Corporate Montage products are available from Bentley immediately. To view a CADscript image gallery, go to www.bentley.com/en-US/Markets/Geospatial/CADscript/Image+Gallery.htm.

About BE Conference Europe

The inaugural BE Conference Europe ( www.be.org) is being held this week in Prague, Czech Republic. This new once-a-year learning opportunity for the European infrastructure community is modeled after the highly successful BE Conference held in the United States.

The BE Conference is an annual gathering of Bentley software users and their managers who want to sharpen their skills and expand their knowledge. Attendees better themselves, better their organizations, and better the ways they can improve the world's infrastructure. Year after year, BE Conference scores a 99 percent satisfaction rating among attendees.

For more information on the BE Conference, go to www.be.org.

About Bentley

Bentley Systems, Incorporated provides software for the lifecycle of the world's infrastructure. The company's comprehensive portfolio for the building, plant, civil, and geospatial verticals spans architecture, engineering, construction (AEC) and operations. With 2005 revenues of $336 million and more than 2000 colleagues around the world, Bentley is the leading provider of AEC software to the Engineering News-Record Top 500 Design Firms and major owner-operators.

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Bentley, the "B" logo, BE, CADscript, and MAPscript are either registered or unregistered trademarks or service marks of Bentley Systems, Incorporated or one of its direct or indirect wholly-owned subsidiaries. Other brands and product names are trademarks of their respective owners.



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